Where is Upton?

Upton is located in the county of Isle of Wight, South East England, two miles south-west of the town of Ryde, seven miles south-west of the major city of Portsmouth, and 72 miles south-west of London. Upton lies five miles south of the Hampshire border, and was historically in the county of Hampshire. Upton falls within the unitary authority of Isle of Wight. It is in the PO33 postcode district. The post town for Upton is Ryde.

Upton on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Upton
Location of Upton within the UK

Which county is Upton in?

Upton is in the ceremonial county of Isle of Wight, the historic county of Hampshire, and the administrative county of Isle of Wight.

Ceremonial CountyIsle of Wight
Historic CountyHampshire
Administrative CountyIsle of Wight

Where is Upton in Isle of Wight?

Upton is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Isle of Wight, and towards the easternmost extremity of Isle of Wight.

Location of Upton within Isle of Wight

What is the postcode for Upton?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Upton is PO33 4BX.

Where is Upton in PO33?

Upton is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the PO33 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the PO33 postcode district.

Location of Upton within PO33

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What is the post town for Upton?

The post town for Upton is Ryde. Upton is in the PO33 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ryde.

What is the latitude and longitude of Upton?

The centre of Upton is located at position 50.71038° latitude and -1.17872° longitude.

Latitude50.71038°
Longitude-1.17872°

What is the easting and northing of Upton?

The centre of Upton is located at the grid reference easting 458085 and northing 90404 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting458085
Northing90404

What are the nearest towns to Upton?

Position of Upton relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Upton to the centre of the town.

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Upton is 2 miles south-west of Ryde
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Upton is 3 miles north-west of Brading
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Upton is 4 miles north of Sandown
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Upton is 5 miles east of Newport
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Upton is 6 miles north of Shanklin
6m
Upton is 6 miles south-east of East Cowes
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Upton is 6 miles south of Gosport
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Upton is 6 miles south-east of Cowes
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Upton is 8 miles north of Ventnor
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Upton is 10 miles south of Fareham

What are the nearest cities to Upton?

Position of Upton relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Upton to the centre of the city.

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Upton is 7 miles south-west of Portsmouth
17m
Upton is 17 miles south-east of Southampton
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Upton is 20 miles south-west of Chichester
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Upton is 25 miles south of Winchester
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Upton is 37 miles south-east of Salisbury
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Upton is 46 miles west of Brighton and Hove
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Upton is 69 miles south-east of Bath
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Upton is 71 miles south-west of City of Westminster
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Upton is 72 miles south-west of London
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Upton is 72 miles south of Oxford

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